Posts Tagged ‘discourse’

Quote of the day, March 20

March 20, 2015

Izaak Walton, from The Compleat Angler (1653)

“Good company and good discourse are the very sinews of virtue.”

Quote of the day, Dec. 29

December 28, 2012

Carl Bernstein, on journalism

“The failures of the press have contributed immensely to the emergence of a talk-show nation, in which public discourse is reduced to ranting and raving and posturing. (more…)